Sylvain Moreno

Associate Professor Professional Practice


PH.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience (with the highest grade)
University of Aix-Marseille I (2007)

Certificate class (medical formation) on physics of fMRI
University of Aix-Marseille II (2004)

Engineering, intellectual property, and business degree
École des mines d'Alès (2004)

Masters in Cognitive Sciences - Computer Sciences (with honours)
University of Aix-Marseille I (2003)

French degree in Sciences and Techniques (with honours) (BS)
University of Aix-Marseille II (2001)


Sylvain Moreno, PhD, Director of the Digital Health Hub and Associate Professor at the School of Interactive Arts and Technology. Dr. Moreno is a specialist in neuroscientific technologies related to digital media, rehabilitation and brain fitness solutions. Dr. Moreno has been a member of the New York Academy of Science since 2006. He is the Head of Innovation for the Neurodevnet NCE and part of the AGE-WELL NCE’s innovation team. He has been the recipient of many awards from national and international organizations such as the Early Researcher Award from The Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation (2014). His work has received widespread press in various media outlets including the The New York Times and Forbes. He has authored several scientific publications and patents with real-world impacts in clinical and educational environments. 

Research Interests and Keywords:

Brain plasticity, higher level cognition, auditory cognitive neuroscience, and neural mechanisms of audition perception, attention, and cognition. Music training, language, rehabilitation, human brain eletrophysiology, functional neuroimaging and magnetoencephalography.

Curriculum Vitae


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